Alejandro Santillana

Alejandro Santillana

Open source Software Developer

Developer, Confectioner, DIYer, Security+ Certified


Bachelors of Computer Science
California State University of Monterey Bay
Fall 2018 - Winter 2019
Tranfer Credits for CSU
Irvine Valley College
Fall 2016 - Spring 2018
Credits for CSU
California State University of Fullerton
Fall 2015 - Spring 2016
High School Diploma
Aliso Niguel High School
Fall 2011 - Spring 2015




Freechat - A FOSS Decentralized Chat Platform

Homebrew Operating system

ESP8266 Promiscuous Wifi Detection

Graphics Engine

Chatbot Game Server Cluster

Tagger - Tag Based Database

Esports League Bot

Generative Art Samples

Personal Blog


Amazon Fulfillment Associate
May 2020 - December 2020
Fulfill basic warehouse and stock order duties. Responsibilities include offloading merchandise trucks, locating stock, and packing items for shipment.
Computer Architecture Teaching Assistant CSU Monterey Bay
October 2019 - December 2019
Prepared students for exams and helped with assignments through consistent office hour scheduling and by providing ample feedback on assignments. Course material covered MIPS assembly , sequential and combinatorial logic, and an introduction to CPU design. Left because I was graduating that very semester that I worked.
Repair Technician
February 2019 - April 2019
Loaves, Fishes, & Computers Inc.
Diagnosed and repaired issues with Windows laptops and desktops. All repairs required technical write-ups describing the process used in troubleshooting. I assisted customers whenever they had questions regarding repairs or troubleshooting other problems. Left because my semester ended and I had to move back to Orange County.
Data Visualization Capstone Project
September 2019 - December 2019
CSU Monterey Bay
Created a data visualization tool set with specially designed visualization algorithms to better represent supercomputer resource usage. Worked with data from the U.S Naval Research Laboratory’s compute clusters.
Kitchen Staff
July 2016 - August 2016
Edible Arrangements
Prepared fruit by washing, cutting, and decorating with various toppings.Other responsibilities also included: cleaning kitchen workstations, taking the trash out, washing essential kitchen equipment, maintaining the refrigerator clean as well.